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      01-26-2010, 08:00 PM   #1
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HELP! need some experts

hey guys just wanted your 2cents on this

im looking to purchase this m3 but need to know if this "smoke" is a big prob.
btw it has all the dinan goodies including the Supercharger kit.
thanks in advance!
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      01-26-2010, 09:24 PM   #2
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It could just running a little rich, especially with those mods. You may want to check the compression with a test and see if there is any mayo in the oil. That's the only thing that comes to mind when I think of smoke out of an exhaust.
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      01-26-2010, 09:32 PM   #3
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have a mechanic check the car out..
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      01-26-2010, 11:21 PM   #4
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It's really hard to tell from the looks of it. 1. I see white smoke with a little bit of gray in there which means that it is running rich. 2. It could be burning coolant which is bad!
Looks like it was started cold too. I definitely would have it checked out before I bought it.
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      01-27-2010, 12:17 AM   #5
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thanks means alot guys!
im going to take a trip to fresno and have it checked out
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      01-27-2010, 12:49 AM   #6
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maybe its just cold outside?? lol
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      01-27-2010, 07:17 AM   #7
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Get a compression test on your engine asap, and post up the results.

Also, if the car has any written service records...go through them to see if there is anything related to engine repairs at any point.
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